Consider the tasks for team leaders in Table 8-1. Answer the following questions about a time when you served on a healthcare team (3 paragraphs). Compose your paper in MS Word.
In what ways did the leader create the conditions that enabled the team to function?
How did the leader build the team’s capacity to do its work?
To what extent did the leader coach the team to optimize its performance?
Review the methods for improving team decision making in Table 9-3 and answer the following questions (2 paragraphs).
Which method do you feel is most effective for the healthcare teams on which you serve? Provide your rationale.
Which method would you like to try, and under what circumstances? Provide your rationale.